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Spooktober 2018 Entry #15 – Previous Entry: Resident Evil Revelations // Next Entry: 2Dark   Horror can infect a being in many ways.   Maybe you don’t like the look of that dark hallway. Maybe you’re overlooking the city from a great height. Maybe you’re being asked to endure…
Spider-Man’s Photo Mode

50 More Shots…

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Marvel’s Spider-Man for PlayStation 4 just begs for pictures to be taken in its photo mode. I’ve never been so obsessed with a photo mode in any other game I’ve played. This game is just so dynamic and sets up so well for shots that it’s nearly impossible not to take advantage.…

Spooktober 2018 –Alice:…

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2011 was a wild, weird, positively mad year for EA. You had your pre-requisite disappointing entry in the Need for Speed franchise; you had an entry in the Harry Potter video game franchise that failed to meet your basement-dwelling expectations; you had numerous FIFA games for the same console.…
Varik stands in Halloween-themed winters

Spooktober 2018: The…

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When I first booted up the Halloween hack about two years ago, I expected the regular Halloween fare: palette swaps of areas to make them either Autumn-themed or spookier. Altered sprites for enemies to either give them a Halloween theme or a creepy aesthetic. Words or images meant to…

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Spooktober 2018 Entry #10 – Previous Entry: Sheltered // Next Entry: Little Nightmares   Last October, we kept things a bit… generic.   It was literally all titles that screamed horror, as opposed to titles that lean more towards abstract forms of horror. Isolation, insanity, reality; Those kinds of…

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Spooktober 2018 Entry #6 Erotic Grotesque Nonsense is an artistic movement stemming from Japan that focuses on… exactly what the title implies. The absurdity of eroticism and the grotesque are realized to the extreme, compared, and subverted; decadence and deviancy are embraced and questioned at once. The ethos of…

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Spooktober 2018 Entry #5 – Previous Entry: Uncanny Valley // Next Entry: Shadows of The Damned (Throwback Review)   Alright, time for a rapid-fire round.   Hello! Welcome to the spooky edition of The Indie Investigation, where we’re going to just give you a quick showcase of five different…

The Radar Room:…

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Welcome back to the Radar Room, where we cover all of the major upcoming titles releasing this month. Full of highly anticipated titles such as Red Dead Redemption 2 and Forza Horizon 4, October looks to be one of the best months of this generation for game releases!    …

What No PSX…

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In an unexpected turn of events, Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios Chairman Shawn Layden confirmed that the company will not be hosting the fan-oriented celebration PlayStation Experience this December, citing a lack of new content to warrant an event. While some fans are shocked at the lack of PSX…

Throwback Review: Mother/EarthBound…

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Eighty years ago, George and Maria disappeared without a trace. George returned two years later, but died alone, his wife Maria never found. You play as his great-grandson Ninten, a seemingly ordinary all-American boy living a seemingly standard life until one morning, two lamps and a doll in his…

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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair Review

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair Review – Impossibly Charming

Playtonic Games is back with another entry in the Yooka-Laylee series, because it is a series now. However, this time, instead of giving us another 3D platformer, they decided to…

October 5, 2019, 902
pokeball made of pokemon

Personal Top 10 Kanto Pokemon

Feature image from teefury. Holy crap, everyone needs to cool their jets. Pokemon communities have been divided by the controversy-rife Sword and Shield, and I think it’d do a lot of…

October 5, 2019, 613

World War Z Review – Starved Lives

You remember this film, right? Yeah, it’s somehow Brad Pitt’s highest-grossing film, yet nobody really knows why. I’ve never met a single person who goes beyond mild acceptance of its…

October 5, 2019, 656

Iron Man VR Launching on February 28th, 2020

New York Comic Con is providing geeks and nerds everywhere with a healthy dosage of news, and Sony Interactive Entertainment has something to share as well. Camouflaj’s Iron Man VR has…

October 4, 2019, 292

Red Dead Redemption 2 Coming to PC on November 5

Rockstar Games is pretty notorious for ignoring the PC market. The publisher recently got in the habit of porting their current marquee titles to the platform at least a year…

October 4, 2019, 283
Untitled Goose Game Title Screen

Untitled Goose Game Tops Sales Charts, Xbox and PS4 Versions Confirmed

Untitled Goose Game is a brief indie outing that lets you pester townsfolk as a horrible goose. Such a simple premise, yet this delightful game (and its titular goose) has…

October 3, 2019, 451
Image taken from Return of the Obra Dinn developed by Lucas Pope. Depicts a monochromatic artstyle with a man being shot in the head

Return of the Obra Dinn is Coming to Consoles Very Soon

Solo developer Lucas Pope recently announced via twitter, that his hit title Return of the Obra Dinn is coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on October 18th.…

October 3, 2019, 479

PS4 Cross-Play Out of Beta, Available for All Developers

For quite some time, Sony has remained solid on their position of refusing cross-play support for third-party PS4 games, resulting in public backlash. However, it appears Sony updated that policy just…

October 2, 2019, 275

Mario & Luigi RPG Developer AlphaDream Filed for Bankruptcy

The development studio behind the beloved handheld-RPG series Mario & Luigi has filed for bankruptcy and thus will permanently cease operations. The studio was founded in 2000 and initially comprised of…

October 2, 2019, 443
PlayStation Now

PlayStation Now Price Drops to $9.99/Month

After the sad, public announcement that PlayStation chairman Sean Layden would be leaving the company, PlayStation gave us some light by announcing the new $9.99/month subscription cost for PlayStation Now.…

October 2, 2019, 313